And they were all filled with the Holy Spirit

And they were all filled with the Holy Spirit

  Listen to the Daily Reading for June 19, 2016, Holy Pentecost and then watch a recorded Bible Study on Acts. Acts of the Apostles 2:1-11 WHEN THE DAY of Pentecost had come, they were all together in one place. And suddenly a sound came from heaven like the rush...

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Pentecost, Philanthropy and Philoptochos

Pentecost, Philanthropy and Philoptochos

For Christians, philanthropy is an expression of love.  The women of Philoptochos who work tirelessly in serving those in need know this well.  We’ve asked Paulette Geanacopoulos, LMSW, and National Philoptochos Director of Social Services, to tell us about a Two-Part Webinar offering tips and directions on handling the delicate issues...

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Pentecost Sunday, May 31, 2015

Pentecost Sunday, May 31, 2015

In this episode of Good News for a Change, Fr. Constantine Lazarakis shares thoughts on the significance of our Pentecost observance. He begins with a reflection on the “Service of the Kneeling.” “Again and again, on bended knee, let us pray to the Lord.” And we ask God to send the Holy Spirit...

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Pentecost Sunday May 31, 2015

Pentecost Sunday May 31, 2015

In this episode of Good News for a Change, Guest Preacher Fr. Alex Karloutsos shares the message “Live Every Day Like Your Last.” He reflects on the fact that St. Basil tells priests, celebrate the Divine Liturgy as if it is your first or your last. And he counsels us...

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Divine Liturgy Broadcast — Holy Pentecost

Divine Liturgy Broadcast — Holy Pentecost

Today we celebrate the Feast of Pentecost, which happened and is always celebrated 50 days after the Resurrection of our Lord. At Pentecost, the disciples received the Holy Spirit as tongues of fire, fulfilling the promise that Christ had given them while He was still with them. This spirit was...

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The Samaritan Woman, The Acts of the Holy Apostles, The Holy Ascension, Pentecost, and the Pew Report

The Samaritan Woman, The Acts of the Holy Apostles, The Holy Ascension, Pentecost, and the Pew Report

Just a few Sundays ago, we read the account of the Samaritan Woman, that marvelous encounter with Jesus, at the same hour as his crucifixion, the 6th hour.  The scene was a scandal for everyone.  Jesus, alone with a half-breed woman in the middle of the day. The Lord pierced...

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Η τιμή προς το Άγιο Πνεύμα

Η τιμή προς το Άγιο Πνεύμα

Ο Δημήτρης Καραβασίλης παρουσιάζει μια ομιλία του Αγίου Γρηγορίου του Θεολόγου στην οποία καταγράφονται οι λόγοι για τους οποίους είναι ουσιώδες για την ζωή και την σωτηρία μας να τιμούμε το Άγιο Πνεύμα ως Θεό. Posted by the Orthodox Christian Network.  You can find the Orthodox Christian Network on Google+.

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Presence of the Holy Spirit

Presence of the Holy Spirit

Ο Δημήτρης Καραβασίλης με την ευκαιρία της Πεντηκοστής υπογραμμίζει την αναγκαιότητα της εκκλησιαστικής ζωής, έτσι όπως αυτή αναδύεται απο την φανέρωση του Αγίου Πνεύματος και την εγκαθίδρυση της Εκκλησίας την μέρα εκείνη.

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